Calendar of Events

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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No Midweek Hebrew
No Religious School/Adult Education
Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud (NEW!) 8:30 am
Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud (NEW!)
Jan 3 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join Rabbi Weisblatt to study a page of Talmud each week in Tractate Ta’anit from the Babylonian Talmud. Over this year long course, we will explore the stories and meaning within the pages and sharpen our Talmud skills that will culminate in a Siyyum (a celebration of conclusion) as we will finish the tractate in one year
Al-Anon Family Group 10:00 am
Al-Anon Family Group
Jan 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
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No Midweek Hebrew
No Religious School/Adult Education
Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Jan 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
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Mini Mishpacha Minyan 5:45 pm
Mini Mishpacha Minyan
Jan 6 @ 5:45 pm – 7:30 pm
Mini-Mishpacha Minyan is a new initiative at Temple Sholom that is designed to help bring young families together on Shabbat on a regular basis. We will light candles and say blessings together, and have fun welcoming Shabbat through listening to music and playing! As parents, we know that it’s sometimes difficult to make it to standard services on a Friday ...
Wine and Cheese Reception 5:45 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception
Jan 6 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
 
Shabbat Services 6:15 pm
Shabbat Services
Jan 6 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Oneg 7:30 pm
Oneg
Jan 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Or Chadash Service 8:00 pm
Or Chadash Service
Jan 6 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
 
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NO Adult Ed
NO Adult Ed
Jan 8 all-day
 
Feed the Hungry 9:30 am
Feed the Hungry
Jan 8 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
 
Religious School- Tarboot V’Omanut 9:30 am
Religious School- Tarboot V’Omanut
Jan 8 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Israeli Arts and Culture Program for Religious School Students
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Monday Meal 3:30 pm
Monday Meal
Jan 9 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Please click here if you would like volunteer. We will do our best to assign you the job you request, but keep in mind that final job assignments are left to the discretion of the Kitchen Coordinator according to the needs of the meal on that particular day. Please contact Toby Sanders if you have any questions or would like ...
Adult Ed 6:00 pm
Adult Ed
Jan 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
 
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Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud (NEW!) 8:30 am
Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud (NEW!)
Jan 10 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join Rabbi Weisblatt to study a page of Talmud each week in Tractate Ta’anit from the Babylonian Talmud. Over this year long course, we will explore the stories and meaning within the pages and sharpen our Talmud skills that will culminate in a Siyyum (a celebration of conclusion) as we will finish the tractate in one year
Al-Anon Family Group 10:00 am
Al-Anon Family Group
Jan 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Midweek Hebrew 4:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Jan 10 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Jan 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
Crown Family High School 6:15 pm
Crown Family High School
Jan 11 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Mah Jong 6:30 pm
Mah Jong
Jan 11 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Midweek Hebrew 6:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Jan 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
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Shabbat Minyan Service 9:00 am
Shabbat Minyan Service
Jan 14 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
 
Shabbat Minyan Study 9:45 am
Shabbat Minyan Study
Jan 14 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
 
Bar Mitzvah- Russell Keske 10:30 am
Bar Mitzvah- Russell Keske
Jan 14 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Bar Mitzvah- Russell Keske
Parents: Roland & Carin Keske Siblings: Eliot and Zachary School: Oscar Meyer
Mindful Jewish Aging 2:00 pm
Mindful Jewish Aging
Jan 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
 
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NO Adult Ed
NO Adult Ed
Jan 15 all-day
 
Religious School- Tarboot V’Omanut 9:30 am
Religious School- Tarboot V’Omanut
Jan 15 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Israeli Arts and Culture Program for Religious School Students
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Building Closed 8:00 am
Building Closed
Jan 16 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
 
Mishpacha Sponsored Monday Meal 3:30 pm
Mishpacha Sponsored Monday Meal
Jan 16 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Please click here if you would like volunteer. We will do our best to assign you the job you request, but keep in mind that final job assignments are left to the discretion of the Kitchen Coordinator according to the needs of the meal on that particular day. Please contact Toby Sanders if you have any questions or would like ...
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Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud (NEW!) 8:30 am
Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud (NEW!)
Jan 17 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join Rabbi Weisblatt to study a page of Talmud each week in Tractate Ta’anit from the Babylonian Talmud. Over this year long course, we will explore the stories and meaning within the pages and sharpen our Talmud skills that will culminate in a Siyyum (a celebration of conclusion) as we will finish the tractate in one year
Al-Anon Family Group 10:00 am
Al-Anon Family Group
Jan 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Midweek Hebrew 4:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Jan 17 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Jan 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
Crown Family High School 6:15 pm
Crown Family High School
Jan 18 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Mah Jong 6:30 pm
Mah Jong
Jan 18 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Midweek Hebrew 6:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Jan 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
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Downtown Talmud Study 12:00 pm
Downtown Talmud Study
Jan 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Meets the 3rd Friday of each month, Sep-May, at the offices of TradeLink LLC in Hyatt center (71 South Wacker, Floor 19). Make Talmud study a fixed habit. RSVP needed in advance to be on security list.
Wine and Cheese Reception 5:45 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception
Jan 20 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
 
Shabbat Services- Featuring January Birthday Blessings 6:15 pm
Orr Shalom Shul-In 6:30 pm
Orr Shalom Shul-In
Jan 20 @ 6:30 pm – Jan 21 @ 9:30 am
 
Makom Sushi Shabbat 7:30 pm
Makom Sushi Shabbat
Jan 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Join Rabbi Jeremy Weisblatt for another one of our very popular 20’s and 30’s Shabbat experiences. Enjoy a familiar,upbeat Shabbat Service with guitar. Visit with old friends and meet new ones! There is a $5 suggested donation that will go toward the Monday Meal. Please RSVP by email to Rabbi Weisblatt at rabbiweisblatt@sholomchicago.org.
Oneg 7:30 pm
Oneg
Jan 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Shabbat Minyan Service 9:00 am
Shabbat Minyan Service
Jan 21 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
 
Pajama Tot Shabbat Breakfast 9:30 am
Pajama Tot Shabbat Breakfast
Jan 21 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Families with young children ages 0-5 are invited to join us for a Saturday Morning Tot Shabbat Service.  Celebrate Shabbat with our clergy & educators, listen to stories, sing with friends, engage in an art project and have a snack! We hope that you can join!
Shabbat Minyan Study 9:45 am
Shabbat Minyan Study
Jan 21 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
 
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Adult Ed 9:30 am
Adult Ed
Jan 22 @ 9:30 am – 11:45 am
 
Religious School 9:30 am
Religious School
Jan 22 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Empowering Parents Workshop: Raising Emotionally Healthy Boys 11:00 am
Empowering Parents Workshop: Raising Emotionally Healthy Boys @ Beit Midrash
Jan 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
You think you want to raise an “emotionally healthy boy” but what does that mean? What is emotional health? What should you do? Do you buy him dolls, teach him to cook? What if other kids make fun of him? Why does it feel so hard, and sometimes so wrong? Learn about the “man box” and what parents and community ...
Chugim 12:15 pm
Chugim
Jan 22 @ 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm
Temple Sholom Winter Chugim (Activities) Building on the success of our Tarboot v’Omanut Israeli Arts & Culture Festival, we offer “Winter Chugim,” (activities) after Religious School for 1st-8th graders on Sundays, January 22 – February 12, 12:15-1:30pm. A pizza lunch will be served during dismissal to participating students, after which they will attend their activities. The fee is $50 for ...
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Monday Meal 3:30 pm
Monday Meal
Jan 23 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Please click here if you would like volunteer. We will do our best to assign you the job you request, but keep in mind that final job assignments are left to the discretion of the Kitchen Coordinator according to the needs of the meal on that particular day. Please contact Toby Sanders if you have any questions or would like ...
Adult Ed 6:00 pm
Adult Ed
Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
 
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Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud (NEW!) 8:30 am
Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud (NEW!)
Jan 24 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join Rabbi Weisblatt to study a page of Talmud each week in Tractate Ta’anit from the Babylonian Talmud. Over this year long course, we will explore the stories and meaning within the pages and sharpen our Talmud skills that will culminate in a Siyyum (a celebration of conclusion) as we will finish the tractate in one year
Al-Anon Family Group 10:00 am
Al-Anon Family Group
Jan 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Midweek Hebrew 4:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Jan 24 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Jan 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
Crown Family High School 6:15 pm
Crown Family High School
Jan 25 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Mah Jong 6:30 pm
Mah Jong
Jan 25 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Midweek Hebrew 6:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Jan 25 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
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Wine and Cheese Reception 5:45 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception
Jan 27 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
 
Shabbat Services Featuring Scholar-In-Residence Mark Levin 6:15 pm
Shabbat Services Featuring Scholar-In-Residence Mark Levin
Jan 27 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm
Shabbat Services Featuring Scholar-In-Residence Mark Levin
Rabbi Mark H. Levin is the Founding Rabbi of Congregation Beth Torah in Overland Park, Kansas. He was ordained by the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1976, and served Beth Torah for 26 years until his retirement in 2014. The innovative idea of intertextuality in the Jewish prayer book (siddur) underlying his book, “Praying the Bible,” resulted from ...
IOT/Or Chadash Shabbat Dinner 7:30 pm
IOT/Or Chadash Shabbat Dinner
Jan 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Oneg 7:30 pm
Oneg
Jan 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Shabbat Minyan Service 9:00 am
Shabbat Minyan Service
Jan 28 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
 
Shabbat Minyan Study Featuring Scholar-In-Residence Mark Levin 9:45 am
Shabbat Minyan Study Featuring Scholar-In-Residence Mark Levin
Jan 28 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
Shabbat Minyan Study Featuring Scholar-In-Residence Mark Levin
Rabbi Mark H. Levin is the Founding Rabbi of Congregation Beth Torah in Overland Park, Kansas. He was ordained by the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1976, and served Beth Torah for 26 years until his retirement in 2014. The innovative idea of intertextuality in the Jewish prayer book (siddur) underlying his book, “Praying the Bible,” resulted from ...
Bar Mitzvah- Sam Laser 4:30 pm
Bar Mitzvah- Sam Laser
Jan 28 @ 4:30 pm – 6:15 pm
Bar Mitzvah- Sam Laser
Parents: Eva and Adam Laser Siblings: Jack & Lilah School: Francis W. Parker Mitzvah project: Sam is a volunteer coach at KEEN Chicago to help empower kids with disabilities through sports. 3 words to describe mitzvah project: HELPFUL, CARING, FUN Mitzvah project: Sam’s role at KEEN is to volunteer as a coach almost every Saturday at multiple locations in the ...
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Blood Drive 8:00 am
Blood Drive
Jan 29 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Temple Sholom Blood Drive Sunday, January 29th, 2017 8:00am to 2:00pm Bettie Port Hall To schedule an appointment please sigh up with Lifesource.org and us code M205. You can also call 1877-543-3768 and use option #3 Appointments Recommended. All are Welcome! PREPARE FOR YOUR DONATION – EAT WELL – STAY HYDRATED – BRING ID CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO
Adult Ed 9:30 am
Adult Ed
Jan 29 @ 9:30 am – 11:45 am
 
Religious School 9:30 am
Religious School
Jan 29 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Junior Kindergarten and Kindergarten Yom Horim (Parents’ Day) 10:30 am
Junior Kindergarten and Kindergarten Yom Horim (Parents’ Day)
Jan 29 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Parent/Child Learning Day JK and Kindergarten parents have the opportunity to join their children for a day of learning and fun.
Junior Congregation 11:30 am
Junior Congregation
Jan 29 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Our Religious School Music Specialist, along with members of our clergy, will lead Junior Congregation for the JK through 2nd grade students. Parents are encouraged to join us for this service geared towards the children at 11:30a.m.
Chugim 12:15 pm
Chugim
Jan 29 @ 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm
Temple Sholom Winter Chugim (Activities) Building on the success of our Tarboot v’Omanut Israeli Arts & Culture Festival, we offer “Winter Chugim,” (activities) after Religious School for 1st-8th graders on Sundays, January 22 – February 12, 12:15-1:30pm. A pizza lunch will be served during dismissal to participating students, after which they will attend their activities. The fee is $50 for ...
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Monday Meal 3:30 pm
Monday Meal
Jan 30 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Please click here if you would like volunteer. We will do our best to assign you the job you request, but keep in mind that final job assignments are left to the discretion of the Kitchen Coordinator according to the needs of the meal on that particular day. Please contact Toby Sanders if you have any questions or would like ...
Adult Ed 6:00 pm
Adult Ed
Jan 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
 
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Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud (NEW!) 8:30 am
Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud (NEW!)
Jan 31 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join Rabbi Weisblatt to study a page of Talmud each week in Tractate Ta’anit from the Babylonian Talmud. Over this year long course, we will explore the stories and meaning within the pages and sharpen our Talmud skills that will culminate in a Siyyum (a celebration of conclusion) as we will finish the tractate in one year
Al-Anon Family Group 10:00 am
Al-Anon Family Group
Jan 31 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Midweek Hebrew 4:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Jan 31 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm